Cardinal – 11/19/12

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 11/19/12

Observation Time: 10:25 a.m.

Observation Location: 4 Gavins Pond Road

Common Name: Cardinal

Scientific Name: Cardinalis cardinalis

Comments: Cardinals are seen year-round in Sharon. In springtime¬†they defend their territories, sometimes hurling themselves against glass¬†windows when they see their own reflections, thinking it’s a competitor.

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Cardinal